Angela Ferrari is an artist, children's book author/ illustrator based in Portland Maine. She is the creator and host of the Story Spectacular podcast.
Angela grew up in the mountains of western Maine. Living in a rural setting, she developed a talent for finding creative ways to play and captivate her imagination.
After graduating with a BA in studio art from The University of Maine, Angela moved to Portland. She was accepted into the Assets for Artists program which focused on business finance for creative entrepreneurs. After completing the required training, Angela received matching grant funds for working capital. She then became a successful painter.
She has since expanded her artistic endeavors, writing and illustrating three children’s books: Digger’s Daily Routine, An Extraordinary Book & What Do You See. Most recently Angela has launched Story Spectacular, a children’s story podcast. The show features original stories and classic retellings.
Listeners will enjoy creative stories with vivid characters and sound design. Some shows even feature songs, jokes, or fun facts too.
Topics covered in this episode: Finding the magical in life, storytelling, passion, hustle vs flow, bootstrapped learning, art, telling your story, writing books, the importance of play, exploring observations, and the world of possibilities.
Interview Segments - This is where you can find each section of the interview.
Intro / About Angela: 3:02 minutes
Interview: 5:58 minutes
Rapid Rire Questions: 35:07 minutes
iTunes / Apple Podcasts: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/story-spectacular/id1288607152